Host Volume

Colchester: University of Essex Library, Harsnett K.f.11

Publication Details

Type of host: 
printed book retaining early binding
Author of volume: 
Peter Lombard; Henricus de Gorinchem
Title of volume: 

Textus sententiarum cum conclusionibus magistri Henrici Gorichem [sic]


[Basel]: [Nicolaus Kesler], 1498

Bibliographical reference for printing: 
ISTC ip00496000

Binding Information

Binding style: 
blind-stamped, ornaments
Binding detail: 

Oldham, Blind-stamped, 314, 318 and 307

Place of binding: 

Hosting Information

Number of manuscripts represented: 
Number of fragments: 

Further information

  1. Robert Benet, monk of Winchcombe: 'liber dompni Roberti Benet Monachi Wynchelcumbensis' (top of title-page) and his hand writes his initials and a shield at top of inside of upper board.
  2. Thomas Skothele, monk of Holme St Benet's (Norfolk): 'liber dompni Thome Skothele monarchi holmensis ecclesie precium vs' (lower half of title-page); the same hand annotates the first pages of the printed text.
  3. ?Winchcombe Abbey.
  4. ?John Whitgift(1530-1604), archbishop of Canterbury, 1583-1604: the presence of a tab cut from the same manuscript as used in other printed books owned by him may suggest this was also in his collection, though the tab may not have been added until Richard Bancroft's time.
  5. Richard Bancroft (1544-1610), archbishop of Canterbury, 1604-1610.
  6. Samuel Harsnett (1561-1631), archbishop of York, 1629-1631.


Date last updated: 
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 - 10:42